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Group On: Why it's important for LTC to be joiners

Group On: Why it's important for LTC to be joiners

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Group memberships improve self-esteem, say Canadian Institute for Advanced Research fellows, who were specifically looking at school children, the homeless and the elderly. The caveat is that the groups have to contribute to the sense of who they were and their social identity.

Older adults enjoy better relationships with family, friends, article finds

Say what you will about youth today, but a new article finds that people of all ages are willing to forgive and respect their elders.